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NEST College Savings Plan Scholarship Drawing

             Librarians want to help your Summer Reading Program patrons win money for college?

After they have completed your library's Summer Reading Program they will be eligible to win one of fifteen $529 NEST College Savings Scholarships. Five will be awarded in each of Nebraska's three congressional districts. In addition the library of each winner will also win $250! Put up the poster (below) below to let your summer readers know about this investment.

The Summer Reading, NEST 529 Read to Win Contest will run June 1 through August 16, 2019. First National Bank of Omaha has changed the methods to submit names, giving both permission for the child or teen to be in the contest and better contact information for the potential winners.  Please request the parent or guardian use this form: https://woobox.com/srwo3y to submit their name(s).

NEST College Savings Plan Scholarship Official Rules

NEST Poster
If you have any problems printing the poster, please save it locally, and use Adobe Reader to view and print.

Nebraska's 529 Direct College Savings Plan website: https://treasurer.nebraska.gov/csp/scholarships/read-to-win/2019/contest-announcement/

Treasurer's Office Nest Newsletters

NEST 2018 Winners: In collaboration with the Nebraska State Treasurer and the First National Bank of Omaha, the Commission promoted the NEST Read to Win $529! Drawing. Fifteen children/teens received $529 NEST College Savings Scholarships as part of the Summer Reading Program, see https://treasurer.nebraska.gov/csp/scholarships/read-to-win/2018/winners-recognized/
Libraries of the winners are: Blair Public Library and Technology Center, Grand Island Public Library, Lincoln City Libraries, O'Neill Public Library, Omaha Public Library, and Franklin Public Library

NEST 2017 Winners: In collaboration with the Nebraska State Treasurer and the First National Bank of Omaha, the Commission promoted the NEST Read to Win $529! Drawing. Fifteen children/teens received $529 NEST College Savings Scholarships as part of the Summer Reading Program, see https://treasurer.nebraska.gov/csp/scholarships/read-to-win/2017/winners-recognized/
Libraries of the winners are: Grand Island Public Library, Lincoln City Libraries, O'Neill Public Library, Omaha Public Library, and Ravenna Public Library

NEST 2016 Winners: In collaboration with the Nebraska State Treasurer and the First National Bank of Omaha, the Commission promoted the NEST Read to Win $529! Drawing. Winners of the $529 scholarship are posted on the Nebraska State Treasurer's web page: https://treasurer.nebraska.gov/csp/scholarships/read-to-win/2016/winners-recognized/.
Libraries of the winners are: Grand Island Public Library, Lincoln City Libraries, Omaha Public Libraries, and Elkhorn Public Library.

NEST 2015 Winners: In collaboration with the Nebraska State Treasurer and the First National Bank of Omaha, the Commission promoted the NEST Read to Win $529! Drawing. Winners of the $529 scholarship are posted on the Nebraska State Treasurer's web page: https://treasurer.nebraska.gov/csp/scholarships/read-to-win/2015/winners-recognized/.
Libraries of the winners are: Grand Island Public Library, Hastings Public Library, Lincoln City Libraries, Omaha Public Libraries, and Ravenna Public Library.

NEST 2014 Winners: In collaboration with the Nebraska State Treasurer and the First National Bank of Omaha, the Commission promoted the NEST Read to Win $529! Drawing. Winners of the $529 scholarship are posted on the Nebraska State Treasurer's web page: https://treasurer.nebraska.gov/news/2014/1030/.
Libraries of the winners are: Beatrice Public Library, Grand Island Public Library, Hastings Public Library, Pierce Public Library, Lincoln City Libraries, and Omaha Public Library.